/Nebraska pharmacies in Federal Retail Pharmacy Program can begin vaccinating those 18 and older on Monday – KETV Omaha

Nebraska pharmacies in Federal Retail Pharmacy Program can begin vaccinating those 18 and older on Monday – KETV Omaha


KETV NEWSWATCH 7 AT 10:00 STARTS WITH BREAKING NEWS. ALEXANDRA: WE BEGIN WITH A GAME CHANGER IN NEBRASKA’S FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19. DAVID: LOCAL PHARMACIES IN T FEDERAL PROGRAM CAN VACCINATE PEOPLE 18 AND OLDER, STARTIN MONDAY. THAT’S FROM DHHS TONIGH THE STATE SAYS OPENING UP THE AGE RANGE FOR THIS PROGRAM ALLOWS YOU TO VISIT A PHARMACY ANYWHERE, REGARDLESS OF WHERE YOU LIVE IN THE STATE, TO SPEED UP VACCINATIONS ACROSS NEBRASK REMEMBER, YOU’LL STILL NEED AN APPOINTM

Nebraska pharmacies in Federal Retail Pharmacy Program can begin vaccinating those 18 and older on Monday

Pharmacies in Nebraska that are participating in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program will soon be able to begin vaccinating those who are 18-years-old and older.According to a news release from the Department of Health and Human Services, pharmacies in the program can start vaccinating those as young as 18-years-old on Monday, March 29.The DHHS said that any doses that are available at pharmacy locations are in addition to Nebraska’s weekly allotment of COVID-19 vaccines which are being distributed by local health departments.According to the DHHS, the following changes to the Federal Retail Pharmacy program requirements in the state will go into effect starting Monday, March 29 at 12 a.m.:Removing the targeted age groups and critical infrastructure worker criteria, Retail Pharmacy Program partners criteria will be adjusted to allow them to vaccinate anyone 18 and olderRemoving the requirement for Retail Pharmacy Program partners to coordinating scheduling with their respective local health departments and use the state designated COVID-19 vaccine registration and scheduling system.The DHHS provided the following list of pharmacies participating in the program throughout the state:113 South 4th St., Albion NE 68620 – Wells Drug2409 Box Butte Ave., Alliance NE 69301 – Alliance Community Pharmacy1401 Silver St., Ashland NE 68003 – Ashland Pharmacy Inc.501 Court St., Beatrice NE 68310 – Clabaugh Pharmacy1882 Holly St., Blair NE 68008 – Walmart510 Linden St., Chadron NE 69337 – Walmart 818 E 23RD St., Columbus NE 68601 – Walmart1800 E 29TH St., Crete NE 68333 – Walmart1003 S Main St. Ste 2, Emerson NE 68733 – Emerson Apothecary2831 Highway 15, Fairbury NE 68352 – Walmart3010 E 23RD St., Fremont NE 68025 – Walmart1014 G St., Geneva NE 68361 – Weaver Pharmacy1021 W 14TH, Hastings NE 68901 – Bert’s Prescription Pharmacy3803 Osborn Dr., W Hastings NE 68901 – Walmart2706 2ND Ave. Ste A, Kearney NE 68847 – Medicap Pharmacy #83425411 2ND Ave., Kearney NE 68847 – Walmart133 S 7TH St., Loup City NE 68853 – Loup City RX Shoppe200 Frontier St., Lexington NE 68850 – Walmart1902 W B St., McCook NE 69001 – Walmart2101 S 11TH St., Nebraska City NE 68410 – Walmart2400 W Pasewalk Ave., Norfolk NE 68701 – Walmart1401 S Dewey St., North Platte NE 69101 – Walmart201 Pony Express Lane, Ogallala NE 69153 – Walmart15615 Pacific St. Suite 8, Omaha NE 668118 – Medicine Man Pharmacy7100 West Center Road, Omaha NE 68106 – Think Aksarben Pharmacy LLC825 North 90th St., Omaha NE 68114 – ViaRx317 East Douglas St., O’Neill NE 68763 – O’Neill Family Pharmacy3322 Ave. I, Scottsbluff NE 69361 – Walmart1601 Cornhusker Dr., South Sioux City NE 68776 – Walmart803 Providence Road Ste 101, Wayne NE 68787 – Providence Medical Center1024 Ave. E Ste 100, Pender NE 68791 – Wisner Apothecary101 E David Dr., York NE 68467 – WalmartThe DHHS added that the following pharmacies have recently been added to the program:2510 Bellevue Md. Ctr. Dr. Ste 100, Bellevue NE 68123 – The Nebraska Medical Center Bellevue Pharmacy422 5TH St., David City NE 68632 – David City Discount Pharmacy115 Wilmar Ave., Grand Island NE 68803 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy 500 N Hastings Ave., Hastings NE 68901 – Keith’s Drive In Drug1221 N Cotner Blvd. Ste 1, Lincoln NE 68505 (Relycare Pharmacy)5010 O St., Lincoln NE 68510 (Hy-Vee Pharmacy)5150 Center, Omaha NE 68106 NE – Hy-Vee Pharmacy 1000 South 178th St., Omaha NE 68118 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy14591 Stony Brook Blvd., Omaha NE 68137 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy 4014 Leavenworth St., Omaha NE 68198 – Nebraska Medicine Pharmacy at Lauritzen Outpatient Center2915 Leavenworth St., Omaha NE 68105 – Kohll’s Rx 1429 M St., Ord NE 68862 – Anderson Pharmacy11650 S. 73RD St., Papillion NE 68046 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy 412 S 13th St. Ste. A, Tekamah NE 68061 – Tekamah Drug CompanyThe DHHS explained that opening up the age range and giving Nebraskans that opportunity to visit a pharmacy anywhere in the state will allow for vaccination efforts across the state to speed up.Anyone interested in being vaccinated should check for availability with surrounding pharmacies, according to the DHHS.The DHHS said the following pharmacies have public scheduling portals online: WalmartKohll’s Hy-Vee To register on the state site, go to Vaccinate.Ne.Gov.

Pharmacies in Nebraska that are participating in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program will soon be able to begin vaccinating those who are 18-years-old and older.

According to a news release from the Department of Health and Human Services, pharmacies in the program can start vaccinating those as young as 18-years-old on Monday, March 29.

The DHHS said that any doses that are available at pharmacy locations are in addition to Nebraska’s weekly allotment of COVID-19 vaccines which are being distributed by local health departments.

According to the DHHS, the following changes to the Federal Retail Pharmacy program requirements in the state will go into effect starting Monday, March 29 at 12 a.m.:

  • Removing the targeted age groups and critical infrastructure worker criteria, Retail Pharmacy Program partners criteria will be adjusted to allow them to vaccinate anyone 18 and older
  • Removing the requirement for Retail Pharmacy Program partners to coordinating scheduling with their respective local health departments and use the state designated COVID-19 vaccine registration and scheduling system.

The DHHS provided the following list of pharmacies participating in the program throughout the state:

  • 113 South 4th St., Albion NE 68620 – Wells Drug
  • 2409 Box Butte Ave., Alliance NE 69301 – Alliance Community Pharmacy
  • 1401 Silver St., Ashland NE 68003 – Ashland Pharmacy Inc.
  • 501 Court St., Beatrice NE 68310 – Clabaugh Pharmacy
  • 1882 Holly St., Blair NE 68008 – Walmart
  • 510 Linden St., Chadron NE 69337 – Walmart
  • 818 E 23RD St., Columbus NE 68601 – Walmart
  • 1800 E 29TH St., Crete NE 68333 – Walmart
  • 1003 S Main St. Ste 2, Emerson NE 68733 – Emerson Apothecary
  • 2831 Highway 15, Fairbury NE 68352 – Walmart
  • 3010 E 23RD St., Fremont NE 68025 – Walmart
  • 1014 G St., Geneva NE 68361 – Weaver Pharmacy
  • 1021 W 14TH, Hastings NE 68901 – Bert’s Prescription Pharmacy
  • 3803 Osborn Dr., W Hastings NE 68901 – Walmart
  • 2706 2ND Ave. Ste A, Kearney NE 68847 – Medicap Pharmacy #8342
  • 5411 2ND Ave., Kearney NE 68847 – Walmart
  • 133 S 7TH St., Loup City NE 68853 – Loup City RX Shoppe
  • 200 Frontier St., Lexington NE 68850 – Walmart
  • 1902 W B St., McCook NE 69001 – Walmart
  • 2101 S 11TH St., Nebraska City NE 68410 – Walmart
  • 2400 W Pasewalk Ave., Norfolk NE 68701 – Walmart
  • 1401 S Dewey St., North Platte NE 69101 – Walmart
  • 201 Pony Express Lane, Ogallala NE 69153 – Walmart
  • 15615 Pacific St. Suite 8, Omaha NE 668118 – Medicine Man Pharmacy
  • 7100 West Center Road, Omaha NE 68106 – Think Aksarben Pharmacy LLC
  • 825 North 90th St., Omaha NE 68114 – ViaRx
  • 317 East Douglas St., O’Neill NE 68763 – O’Neill Family Pharmacy
  • 3322 Ave. I, Scottsbluff NE 69361 – Walmart
  • 1601 Cornhusker Dr., South Sioux City NE 68776 – Walmart
  • 803 Providence Road Ste 101, Wayne NE 68787 – Providence Medical Center
  • 1024 Ave. E Ste 100, Pender NE 68791 – Wisner Apothecary
  • 101 E David Dr., York NE 68467 – Walmart

The DHHS added that the following pharmacies have recently been added to the program:

  • 2510 Bellevue Md. Ctr. Dr. Ste 100, Bellevue NE 68123 – The Nebraska Medical Center Bellevue Pharmacy
  • 422 5TH St., David City NE 68632 – David City Discount Pharmacy
  • 115 Wilmar Ave., Grand Island NE 68803 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • 500 N Hastings Ave., Hastings NE 68901 – Keith’s Drive In Drug
  • 1221 N Cotner Blvd. Ste 1, Lincoln NE 68505 (Relycare Pharmacy)
  • 5010 O St., Lincoln NE 68510 (Hy-Vee Pharmacy)
  • 5150 Center, Omaha NE 68106 NE – Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • 1000 South 178th St., Omaha NE 68118 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • 14591 Stony Brook Blvd., Omaha NE 68137 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • 4014 Leavenworth St., Omaha NE 68198 – Nebraska Medicine Pharmacy at Lauritzen Outpatient Center
  • 2915 Leavenworth St., Omaha NE 68105 – Kohll’s Rx
  • 1429 M St., Ord NE 68862 – Anderson Pharmacy
  • 11650 S. 73RD St., Papillion NE 68046 – Hy-Vee Pharmacy
  • 412 S 13th St. Ste. A, Tekamah NE 68061 – Tekamah Drug Company

The DHHS explained that opening up the age range and giving Nebraskans that opportunity to visit a pharmacy anywhere in the state will allow for vaccination efforts across the state to speed up.

Anyone interested in being vaccinated should check for availability with surrounding pharmacies, according to the DHHS.

The DHHS said the following pharmacies have public scheduling portals online:

To register on the state site, go to Vaccinate.Ne.Gov.

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